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FOR HAND BAGGAGE ONLY - EFFECTIVE 1ST JANUARY 2008 - Muscat Airport



New security rules for Liquid, Aerosols and Gels.

In line with new global security guidelines issued by the International Civil Aviation Organisation, effective from 1 January 2008, new security measures will be enforced at all airports in the Sultanate of Oman for departing passengers, strict restrictions will be placed on the quantity of liquids allowed in hand baggage only for all departing passengers, this includes liquids, aerosols and gels.

EXEMPTIONS

  • Medicines and Baby food
  • Any items above 100ml can be carried in checked in baggage.
LIQUIDS, AEROSOLS AND GELS
  • Each container should not exceed100ml.

  • All containers must be packed in a transparent, re-sealable plastic bag no larger than 20 cm x 20 cm.

  • The plastic bag must be placed separately at the X-Ray machine belt.

  • Only 1 plastic bag is permitted per passenger.
Please present separately at the Security Control.

Items over 100ml not allowed

Allowed

Drinks

Empty Containers

Any drinks in cans, bottles, plastic containers, etc.

Empty containers such as flasks or mugs

 

 

Liquid Cosmetics and Toiletries

Cosmetics and Toiletries

All cosmetics and toiletries in liquid/gel form, for example:

  • Fragrance and perfume

  • Creams

  • Liquid foundations & lip gloss

  • Mascara

  • Toothpaste

  • All products in pressurized containers eg. Hairspray and shaving foam/gel

  • Deodorants

Sanitary towels and tampons
Talcum powder
Contact lenses and contact lens solution (100ml)

Food

Sandwiches
Fruit
Vegetables
Other solid foods

Food

Baby Products

Any liquid-based food products in packets, tubes, plastic or tin containers, for example:

  • Jams and syrups

  • Sauces

  • Pastes

  • Yoghurts

  • Soups (cartons or otherwise)

  • Stews or curry

Empty containers such as bottles, beakers, flasks
Baby milk
Sterilized baby water
Baby juice
Baby products in liquid, gel or paste form
Baby food powder

Medicines

Essential prescribed medication
Essential non-prescribed medication
eg. Cough syrup (100ml)
Insulin
Medical devices